June 2018

Holding Phones While Driving Now Illegal In Georgia

2018-06-22T16:38:37-05:00June 12th, 2018|Car Accidents, Causes of Truck Accidents, Distracted Driving Accidents, Personal Injury Law, Truck Accidents|

Beginning July 1, 2018, it will be illegal for anyone to hold a phone in their hands - or support the phone with any other part of their body - while operating a motor vehicle. Passed by the Georgia legislature as H.B. 673, and signed by Governor Nathan Deal, the law known as the "Hands [...]

May 2018

RECALL ALERT: Fiat Chrysler Cruise Control May Not Turn Off

2018-06-22T16:38:38-05:00May 29th, 2018|Car Accidents, Defective Products, Personal Injury Law|

Fiat Chrysler announced it is recalling approximately 5 million vehicles due to a defect which could make it possible for drivers to be unable to turn off the cruise control. The identified issue could also cause the vehicle to speed up unexpectedly. Do Not Use Cruise Control On Affected Models Fiat Chrysler advises that drivers [...]

March 2018

Distracted Driving Accidents in Alabama

2018-06-22T16:38:42-05:00March 8th, 2018|Car Accidents, Distracted Driving Accidents, Truck Accidents|

In 2017, the Legislature made it illegal to text while driving. The schedule of fines shows how serious the lawmakers are about this deadly epidemic: First offense, $25; second offense, $50; third and subsequent offenses, $75. Compare these fines to the $300 fine for littering. Litter does not kill, but distracted drivers do. It is [...]

Uninsured Motorists Coverage – Are You Protected?

2018-10-23T15:41:35-05:00March 1st, 2018|Car Accidents, Truck Accidents|

A bad accident could become a lot worse if the at-fault driver is one of the 18.4% of Alabamians who don’t have liability insurance. You may need money to repair or replace the car, pay medical expenses, and pay for lost time at work. If the other driver can’t pay, you’ll be very glad you [...]

November 2017

4 Things To Do After an Accident

2018-06-22T16:38:48-05:00November 8th, 2017|Car Accidents, Personal Injury Law|

After an accident, getting immediate, proper medical treatment by professionals should be everyone's first priority. But after being treated and stabilized, what steps should be taken next? The attorneys at Clay, Massey & Associates, P.C., have helped thousands of victims receive the compensation they deserve, but our strongest cases have had the most supporting evidence. [...]

October 2017

When Should I See a Doctor After a Car Accident?

2018-06-22T16:39:08-05:00October 12th, 2017|Car Accidents|

If you are ever involved in a car accident, you should seek medical care as soon as possible. Sometimes people delay seeking medical attention right away because they don’t feel any pain or other effects from the crash, or because they believe the pain is minor. However, it’s possible to have sustained a personal injury, [...]

July 2017

Distracted Driving FAQ

2018-06-22T16:39:14-05:00July 26th, 2017|Car Accidents, Distracted Driving Accidents|

Distracted Driving: Frequently Asked Questions Distracted driving accidents have become a serious issue in America. All over the country, drivers are focusing on more than just the road. It will help you to know the answers to some frequently asked questions so you can avoid dangerous distracted driving accidents and stay safe on the road. [...]

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